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physics professor

Punniamoorthy Ravirajan, Sri Lankan physics professor. Achievements include research in performance of hybrid metal oxide, polymer photovoltaic devices and the optimisation of device design. Recipient Scopus Young Scientist award, 2006; Travel grant, International Foundation Science, since 2005, National Research Council, National Science Foundation. Member of Jaffna Science Association (chairman 2005-2007).

Background

Ravirajan, Punniamoorthy was born on November 11, 1969 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Son of Punniamoorthy Kandiah and Manoranjitham Punniamoorthy.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, University Jaffna, Sri Lanka, 1994. Master of Science in Material Physics, University Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 1999. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, Imperial College London, 2004.

Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University London, 2004.

Career

Lecturer, physics University Jaffna, 1994—2004, senior lecturer, physics Sri Lanka, since 2005. Academy visitor Imperial College London, 2006—2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in performance of hybrid metal oxide, polymer photovoltaic devices and the optimisation of device design.

Membership

Member of Jaffna Science Association (chairman 2005-2007).

Connections

Married Vasuki Ravirajan. Children: Ravirajan Ahkash, Ravirajan Sarvesh.

father:
Punniamoorthy Kandiah

mother:
Manoranjitham Punniamoorthy

spouse:
Vasuki Ravirajan

children:
Ravirajan Ahkash Ravirajan

Ravirajan Sarvesh Ravirajan